NASCAR Truck Series

Darrell Wallace Jr. does a selfie video as he walks around during media day for the NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway, Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
February 17, 2018 - 1:30 pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Richard Petty rarely visits pit road after a race anymore and usually with good reason. The Hall of Fame driver's eponymous race team has toiled for decades in mediocrity, with checkered flags all but extinct. Bubba at Daytona changed the game. Darrell "Bubba" Wallace Jr...
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February 16, 2018 - 10:56 pm
Saturday At Daytona International Speedway Daytona Beach, Fla. Lap length: 2.50 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1. (2) Johnny Sauter, Chevrolet, 100 laps, 0 rating, 59 points. 2. (12) Justin Haley, Chevrolet, 100, 0, 40. 3. (13) Joe Nemechek, Chevrolet, 100, 0, 34. 4. (24) Ben Rhodes, Ford,...
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Sparks fly from the truck of driver Bo LeMastus (54) as Grant Enfinger (98), Noah Gragson (18) and Dalton Sargeant (25) try to drive past during the NASCAR Truck Series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Darryl Graham)
February 16, 2018 - 10:20 pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Johnny Sauter won the season-opening NASCAR Truck Series race Friday night at Daytona International Speedway for his third victory at the famed track. Sauter used a big run to pass David Gilliland for the lead with eight laps to go and then held off Justin Haley, Joe...
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February 16, 2018 - 6:10 pm
After Friday qualifying; race Friday night At Daytona International Speedway Daytona Beach, Fla. Lap length: 2.5 miles (Car number in parentheses) 1. (4) David Gilliland, Toyota, 183.610 mph. 2. (21) Johnny Sauter, Chevrolet, 183.184. 3. (68) Clay Greenfield, Chevrolet, 182.882. 4. (25) Dalton...
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February 16, 2018 - 2:18 pm
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February 08, 2018 - 2:09 pm
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — NASCAR says David Hyatt will replace Jimmy Small as the president of the Iowa Speedway. NASCAR, which owns the short track located in Newton, Iowa, made the announcement on Thursday. It says Small has accepted a new position as a senior director of international business...
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Members of the NASCAR Hall of Fame pose for a photo during a ceremony in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
January 19, 2018 - 10:35 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Robert Yates lived long enough to hear his name announced as a NASCAR Hall of Famer. Although he lost his battle with liver cancer five months after he was voted into the Hall, Yates was able to write his own acceptance speech for Friday night's ceremony. It was read by Dale...
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FILE - In this May 24, 2017, file photo, former team owner Robert Yates, left, is congratulated by Winston Kelley, right, executive director of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, after being named as a member of the class of 2018 during an announcement at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, N.C. Yates was in a grueling fight with liver cancer when he was elected last May following a vote at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. When his name was announced, he was mobbed by supporters thrilled for another tribute for one of NASCAR's stalwarts. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)
January 18, 2018 - 3:18 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — It took four times on the ballot for Robert Yates to be elected to NASCAR's Hall of Fame. When he finally received enough votes, the championship-winning car owner and engine builder burst into tears. "He gave up his life for this sport. That was his choice but that was what...
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December 25, 2017 - 10:14 am
HORSE RACING Through Dec. 24 National Thoroughbred Racing Association Jockeys Sts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings Jose Ortiz 1387 266 258 207 $27,181,860 Mike Smith 264 68 38 42 $26,085,348 Javier Castellano 1254 221 231 182 $24,823,307 Irad Ortiz Jr. 1478 314 284 226 $22,812,441 John Velazquez 930 203 126...
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December 18, 2017 - 2:40 pm
HORSE RACING Through Dec. 17 National Thoroughbred Racing Association Jockeys Sts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings Jose Ortiz 1387 266 258 207 $27,181,860 Javier Castellano 1234 219 226 175 $24,662,230 Irad Ortiz, Jr. 1454 311 276 224 $22,592,521 John Velazquez 914 199 123 122 $20,515,286 Mike Smith 263 67 38...
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